Rock Valley College

Venue Change for RVC Concert Band on 11/19

Posted: Monday, November 2, 2015

Media Contact: Dave Costello, 815-921-4516

Event Date: Friday, November 20, 2015

Event Contact: Mike Beert

The RVC Concert Band performance scheduled for 7 p.m. on Thursday, November 19 has been relocated from the PAR to the Guilford High School Auditorium.

Featured on the concert will be a new work by Pulitzer Prize - nominated composer James Beckel Jr. The work is titled Concerto for Trombone and features as soloist is noted performer Dr. Timothy Pitchford, who is on the faculty of Illinois Wesleyan University in Bloomington, IL.

The work has been commissioned by a consortium of colleges including Rock Valley sponsored by a gift from former Music Department Head and Associate Dean, Jack Simon. Please join us for this exciting Illinois premiere along with other works by modern American composers Reineke and Valdres. Ticket prices for this event are $10 for Adults and $5 for Students and Seniors. Tickets can be purchased at the door or by calling the RVC Box Office at (815) 921-2160.

For more information and other concert dates: rockvalleycollege.edu/concerts.

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